What state, county and municipal workers make

Excluding New York City, more than half a million state, county and municipal workers in New York made $29 billion in the fiscal year that ended on March 31, 2017, according to data provided by the Office of State Comptroller. That represents a 2.8 percent increase from the year before. Data for the 2015-16 year were also included in the table below.

You can also see this list of more than 500,000 government employees rounded up into a a database of more than 3,000 governmental units in New York State.

The data below, which cover active employees enrolled in the New York State and Local Retirement System, were obtained via a Freedom of Information Law request. You can read more here. This database was posted on Nov. 28, 2017.

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Name Employer name Amount Date Fiscal year Pension group
Name MCDONALD, DEBORAH M Employer name Rockland Psych Center Amount $28,478.64 Date 01/12/1984 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name YOWORSKI, RHIANNON T Employer name Children & Family Services Amount $28,478.60 Date 05/18/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name QUINTAL, KARLEY S Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.43 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name POMPEY, MARQUITA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.42 Date 07/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRINO, DEVIN N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.40 Date 08/01/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SPADARO, KATHRYN A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.39 Date 09/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUECHNER, JEREMY J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,478.32 Date 01/03/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HEGIMI, FERDINAND Employer name SUNY Albany Amount $28,478.32 Date 11/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FORBES, KEVIN G Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,478.09 Date 02/25/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WHITE, LOIS A Employer name Elmira City School Dist Amount $28,478.04 Date 10/25/1990 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PURROTT, ROBERT C Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,477.93 Date 03/31/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KWIATKOWSKI, KATHLEEN Employer name Olean City School Dist Amount $28,477.32 Date 10/10/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SHELLEY, DANELLE M Employer name HSC at Syracuse-Hospital Amount $28,476.79 Date 03/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLEY, JEFFREY G Employer name Collins Corr Facility Amount $28,476.74 Date 07/07/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COOPER, SAMANTHA D Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,476.29 Date 04/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RYAN, CYNTHIA A Employer name Averill Park CSD Amount $28,476.19 Date 02/04/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CAREY, JOAN M Employer name SUNY College at Cortland Amount $28,476.10 Date 08/24/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CONWAY, VERONICA M Employer name City of Syracuse Amount $28,475.98 Date 03/17/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CORCORAN, BRIDGET M Employer name Chenango County Amount $28,475.91 Date 09/21/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BERGGREN, KAREN L Employer name Ithaca City School Dist Amount $28,475.70 Date 09/14/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OROSS, JOHN J Employer name Off of The State Comptroller Amount $28,475.65 Date 08/30/2001 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHULTZ, KRISTINE M Employer name Rochester City School Dist Amount $28,475.40 Date 10/24/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VAN VALKENBURG, NATOSHIA L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.96 Date 10/02/2007 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KINGRA, JATINDER K Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.77 Date 04/11/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILCOX, JENNIFER L Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.77 Date 08/15/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, BRANDON M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,474.76 Date 05/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name LOYSEN, BARBARA J Employer name Pittsford CSD Amount $28,474.58 Date 04/03/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILHELMY, SAMANTHA A Employer name Three Village CSD Amount $28,473.94 Date 08/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC DONALD, EMILY H Employer name Erie County Amount $28,473.51 Date 03/13/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BONILLA, RAAMAH C Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,472.70 Date 03/12/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RATHJEN, KRISTINA L Employer name Haldane CSD - Philipstown Amount $28,472.44 Date 09/18/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HASSON, ARTIE Employer name Office of General Services Amount $28,472.40 Date 07/29/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOSAL, MICHAEL K Employer name Rome City School Dist Amount $28,472.30 Date 10/06/2011 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MC CARTHY, DANIEL A Employer name SUNY College at Oswego Amount $28,472.21 Date 01/13/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name OSWALD, PEGGI A Employer name Warren County Amount $28,471.63 Date 12/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name REIS, AURORA Employer name Yonkers City School Dist Amount $28,471.50 Date 01/02/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BRASSEL, MICHAEL Employer name Rensselaer County Amount $28,471.25 Date 01/18/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AMICK, DAWN J Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,471.15 Date 09/26/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAILAS, CHLOE B Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,471.13 Date 02/11/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name RIZZUTO, MAUREEN F Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,471.12 Date 05/22/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DZIDUCH, JOELLE C Employer name SUNY College at Fredonia Amount $28,471.01 Date 03/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name STOTT, JOYCE A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,470.83 Date 05/15/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROWLANDS, TRINA S Employer name Gorham Middlesex CSD Amount $28,470.64 Date 12/10/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEPEW, SHIRLEY E Employer name Deposit CSD Amount $28,470.44 Date 10/18/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SMART, JED-ANTHONY Employer name Bernard Fineson Dev Center Amount $28,470.39 Date 10/01/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PORTO, MATTHEW D Employer name Queensbury UFSD Amount $28,470.33 Date 11/30/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCHNARS, KELLY Employer name Monroe County Amount $28,470.00 Date 09/08/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GALLETTI, MARGARET E Employer name Wyoming County Amount $28,469.93 Date 01/27/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KAUFMAN, CHELLI A Employer name Oneida County Amount $28,469.45 Date 01/06/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BUSHEY, KELLY J Employer name Central NY DDSO Amount $28,469.16 Date 12/11/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MILLER, JENNIFER L Employer name Town of Moreau Amount $28,469.01 Date 10/31/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOY, LORI B Employer name Sweet Home CSD Amrst&Tonawanda Amount $28,468.98 Date 06/22/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARBATO, DARLENE Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,468.48 Date 11/18/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name VLASATY, CHRISTOPHER T Employer name Smithtown CSD Amount $28,468.03 Date 03/23/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FINNEGAN, LUCY M Employer name Monroe Woodbury CSD Amount $28,467.92 Date 09/01/1983 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KLACZYK, NICOLE P Employer name Erie County Medical Center Corp. Amount $28,467.83 Date 12/14/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HAMEED, WAJAHAT Employer name SUNY at Stony Brook Hospital Amount $28,467.68 Date 07/28/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HIFFA, DEBRA N Employer name Holland Patent CSD Amount $28,467.68 Date 05/02/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SACCHETTI, AMY Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.47 Date 01/23/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DEUEL, SONIA R Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.46 Date 01/20/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GAILIE, TIMOTHY C Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.46 Date 04/10/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BROWN, MATTHEW E Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.45 Date 01/12/2006 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ROSADO, LISA M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,467.45 Date 03/28/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name GREY, LORI R Employer name La Fargeville CSD Amount $28,467.18 Date 07/06/1995 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CHILSON, CINDY R Employer name Boces-Monroe Orlean Sup Dist Amount $28,467.08 Date 02/05/1992 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEBER, DAWN M Employer name Livingston County Amount $28,466.93 Date 07/22/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULLEN, MARK B Employer name Liverpool CSD Amount $28,466.87 Date 04/17/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI PASQUALE, FRANK V Employer name SUNY Inst Technology at Utica Amount $28,466.86 Date 01/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOR, MARCIA L Employer name City of Rochester Amount $28,466.22 Date 09/01/1975 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DONKOR, VIDA A Employer name Staten Island DDSO Amount $28,466.13 Date 02/07/2002 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name OLIVERI, DEBORAH A Employer name Brewster CSD Amount $28,466.00 Date 10/27/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name DI LEO, DEBBIE A Employer name North Shore CSD Amount $28,465.94 Date 09/01/1998 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CULYER, MAGGIE E Employer name Rye City School Dist Amount $28,465.93 Date 03/30/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HALL, ALICIA A Employer name Nassau Health Care Corp. Amount $28,465.75 Date 08/08/2005 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WILLIAMS, ALPHONSA, JR Employer name Syracuse City School Dist Amount $28,465.66 Date 03/08/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name COWLEY, JAMES E Employer name Town of Springwater Amount $28,465.20 Date 02/02/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PARAGGIO, CINDY A Employer name Village of Irvington Amount $28,465.01 Date 08/13/1997 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PRIESTMAN, DANA M Employer name Chautauqua County Amount $28,463.93 Date 07/17/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name THOMPSON, RAQUEL N Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,463.83 Date 05/09/2013 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FOLEY, JO ANN M Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,463.81 Date 04/30/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BESSEL, CINDY M Employer name Hannibal CSD Amount $28,463.27 Date 06/25/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name MANLEY, COLLEEN M Employer name Troy City School Dist Amount $28,463.22 Date 05/12/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name CIESLA, SUSAN C Employer name Union-Endicott CSD Amount $28,462.79 Date 01/20/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ILIC, ZORAN Employer name Health Research Inc Amount $28,462.77 Date 06/12/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KIRKHAM, KIMBERLY Employer name Capital District DDSO Amount $28,462.33 Date 08/13/2004 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name BARTON-HARRIS, AMARIAH E Employer name Roswell Park Cancer Institute Amount $28,461.40 Date 09/03/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name FULLER, REBECCA A Employer name Cazenovia CSD Amount $28,461.18 Date 09/01/1994 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SCICOLONE, LINDA S Employer name Town of East Hampton Amount $28,461.04 Date 08/29/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ERWAY, TONI L Employer name Bath CSD Amount $28,460.91 Date 09/29/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name WEAVER, VICKIE K Employer name Galway CSD Amount $28,460.24 Date 09/08/2003 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name JOSEPH, DEREK A Employer name Department of Tax & Finance Amount $28,460.20 Date 01/06/2015 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HOWARD, ROGER D Employer name SUNY College Environ Sciences Amount $28,460.18 Date 09/02/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name SKIFF, SCOTT R Employer name Town of Lisbon Amount $28,460.16 Date 02/15/1999 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name AGOSTINI, MURIEL A Employer name Uniondale UFSD Amount $28,460.13 Date 12/07/1993 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name HINMAN, BARBARA A Employer name Horseheads CSD Amount $28,460.08 Date 05/13/2008 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name XEDIS, JOSEPH T Employer name Dept Ag & Markets Amount $28,460.05 Date 02/09/2012 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name ARNS, JOHN W, IV Employer name Town of Evans Amount $28,459.60 Date 01/16/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Police & Fire Retirement System
Name MADISON, NATHANIEL T Employer name Kendall CSD Amount $28,459.50 Date 10/01/2010 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name PASQUALINI, NANCY A Employer name Byram Hills CSD at Armonk Amount $28,459.38 Date 09/18/2014 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System
Name KOLENDA, GREGORY J Employer name Chautauqua Soil,Wtr Cons Dist Amount $28,459.20 Date 06/01/2016 Fiscal year 2016-17 Pension group Employee Retirement System